Nancy F. Foster

Nancy F. Foster

Senior Vice President, Human & Corporate Resources

Responsible for Human Resources, Diversity, Real Estate, Corporate Services, Information Services and Corporate Responsibility.

Career History and Key Accomplishments

Appointed as Vice President, Human & Corporate Resources in 2011, Ms. Foster is an experienced human resources practitioner with extensive oil and gas experience, both domestically and internationally. In 2012, she was made Senior Vice President. Before joining Husky, Ms. Foster was Country Manager, Norway for Nexen Inc., responsible for the direction, management and corporate strategy of Nexen’s Norwegian operations.

Prior to that, she was the Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Corporate Services at Nexen, responsible for strategic oversight and operation of all human resources functions for a global employee base of 4,000. She also provided oversight of the supply management and corporate administration functions. She worked for Husky from 1984 to 1993, becoming Manager, Corporate Planning & Economics.


Ms. Foster holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from McMaster University and is a graduate of the Harvard Advanced Management Program.

Professional Memberships, Associations and Designations

Ms. Foster sits on the Human Resources and Governance Committee for the University of Calgary. She has served on a number of industry related committees, including the Alberta Economic Development Authority, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers and the Conference Board of Canada. She has worked on numerous charitable committees, including the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, Child & Youth Friendly Calgary, Hospice Calgary, the United Way of Calgary & Area, and the YWCA of Calgary.

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